Reproducible build recipes for GHC development VMs?
marlowsd at gmail.com
Thu Aug 22 09:38:40 CEST 2013
On 21/08/13 15:44, Ryan Newton wrote:
> Hi all,
> Returning to the topic discussed by Simon M. and others here:
> This is my attempt at a script for bootstrapping a GHC-validating VM:
> Let me know if there's a better way, or if you'd like to help get this
> kind of thing into an even more accessible form (Amazon AMI, Chef
> recipe, etc).
I do this occasionally with an Amazon VM. Incidentally, why did you
download the GHC 7.6.3 tarball rather than apt-get install ghc? The
current GHC on Ubuntu is 7.4 which is enough to bootstrap GHC HEAD.
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